Soft Pretzel Logic - Villanova

2013 NCAA Tournament seed list published; La Salle is next-to-last at-large team in field

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The NCAA has published its overall ranking of seeds in the NCAA Tournament. It's similar to the S-Curve, in that it compares all 68 teams in... Read more

Live chat: Villanova, Temple, La Salle all make NCAA Tournament

Here's where the local teams are headed: Villanova: No. 9 in the South region, will play No. 8 North Carolina in Kansas City on Friday. Temple:... Read more

Live chat: Saint Joseph's vs. Xavier and Villanova vs. Louisville

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Atlantic 10 Tournament First Round: No. 10 Saint Joseph's vs. No. 7 Xavier Time: 6:30 p.m. EDT Venue: Barclays Center, Brooklyn, N.Y. TV/Radio:... Read more

Video: Bill Raftery weighs in on La Salle's NCAA Tournament chances

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Here's something fun from our partners at Cinesport. Noah Coslov recently sat down with famed CBS Sports analyst and La Salle alum Bill Raftery... Read more

Villanova beats St. John's, 66-53, in Big East tournament

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Mouphtaou Yarou led the way with 18 points on 9-for-10 shooting as Villanova beat St. John's, 66-53, in the second round of the Big East tournament... Read more

Video: Villanova on the verge of an NCAA Tournament berth

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Villanova is headed to New York for the Big East Tournament. Ahead of the Wildcats' opening game against St. John's on Wednesday, I sat down... Read more

The soul of the Big East is still alive

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Just over a year ago, I wrote an essay in which I lamented the loss of the Big East conference that I grew up knowing. It turned out that... Read more

Live updates: Georgetown-Villanova, Temple-Fordham, George Washington-La Salle, Rhode Island-Saint Joseph's

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Georgetown at Villanova Time: 7:00 p.m. EST Venue: The Wells Fargo Center, Philadelphia, Pa. TV/Radio: ESPN2 (Mike Patrick and LaPhonso Ellis)/WHAT... Read more

Video: Crunch time for La Salle, Temple and Villanova

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So here we are in mid-February, and the pressure is really starting to build on local teams hoping to make the NCAA Tournament. Right now... Read more

Phil Jasner, Marvin O'Connor headline 2013 Big 5 Hall of Fame class

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Legendary former Daily News basketball writer Phil Jasner and former Saint Joseph's backcourt standout Marvin O'Connor headline the 2013 Big... Read more